Plant Engineer(Manufacturing)

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Salary: MR
Recruiter: IntelliStaff
Job Ref: JHB001684/SS
Summary: Our client who is the leading manufacturer of float glass is looking to employ an experienced Plant Engineer who has experience in Chemical/Production manufacturing.

 

 

Job Description

Location: Springs, Gauteng

Responsibilities

  • Drive compliance by ensuring equipment and machinery comply with relevant legislation and that Team Leaders fulfil their safety obligations with respect to work instructions, task observations and risk assessments in order to provide a safe and healthy work environment.  This includes fulfilling GMR2.7 (a) duties as stipulated in the OHS Act.
  • Control and manage the relevant maintenance budgets as agreed with the Engineering Manager to ensure planned cost outcomes are achieved.
  • Implement, improving and executing the maintenance strategy, objectives and tactics in respect of the available resources to ensure optimum performance and reliability of the plants.
  • Drive effective maintenance through root cause failure analyses on critical equipment and/or system failures and recommend corrective measures to prevent recurrences.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of equipment data base, bills of material and the asset register to ensure good data integrity and availability of equipment and/or spares.
  • Manage the Engineering department interaction with the Operations/Production Department to optimize processes and improve systems with the purpose of optimizing efficiencies.
  • Develops guidelines and rules, provide assistance and direction to plant personnel to ensure good engineering practice through documentation, quality control, and review mechanisms.
  • Manage the planning and scheduling of maintenance activities in line with production requirements through subordinates by means of effective asset care systems.
  • Drive the implementation of WCM in relevant Engineering departments.
  • Responsible for high level technical reports related to projects, maintenance activities, improvements and costs.
  • Implement and manage approved projects and new technology and ensure compliance to standard engineering practices.   
  • To ensure staff are effectively managed and held accountable through performance and disciplinary procedures, and that staff are developed and mentored through the talent management and IDP processes. 

Requirements

Qualification(s): Must Have

  • Grade 12
  • Relevant Degree (BSc or B-tech in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering)
  • Government Certificate of Competency (GCC)

Knowledge: Must have

  • Knowledge of preventative & pro-active maintenance techniques and their application
  • Working knowledge of relevant legislation (i.e. LRA, BCEA, OHS)
  • Mechanical Engineering knowledge
  • Electrical & Control system knowledge
  • Knowledge of gas fired furnaces

Skills : Must have

  • Good communication skills
  • People Management and leadership skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Business acumen
  • Computer literacy (MS Office -  Advanced)
  • Working knowledge of SAP
  • Working knowledge of CAD and Simulations
  • Good Negotiation skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Technical Problem solving skills
  • Conflict Management skills

Experience: Must have

  • 8 years’ experience in a continuous process operation
  • 3 of the 8 years must be management experience
  • Experience in Chemical/Glass Manufacturing
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment(non-negotiable)

 

 

 

 

This job is now closed. You can apply for other jobs by uploading your CV.

New users - Upload your CV                      Existing users - Login here

 

Similar jobs your might be interested in:

RB 11614 - Plant Engineer
Johannesburg
plant Engineer – GCC
4 days ago


Plant Maintenance Manager
Germiston
Our client is an established manufacturer of packaging products with production operations at variou
12 days ago


Plant Manager
Johannesburg
Our client, an Internal Company focusing on Construction projects and solutions is seeking to employ an experienced plant Manager to join their team in the Johannesburg East area. The plant Manager is required to manage the site and build a positive ...
13 days ago


BM 11581 - SENIOR PLANT MANAGER – MEAT
Johannesburg
SENIOR plant MANAGER – MEAT
24 days ago


GCC PLANT ENGINEER – East Rand
Johannesburg
Leading multinational Manufacturing company in the East Rand is urgently looking to employ a competent plant Engineer
24 days ago


Technical Sales Specialist - Crushers
Johannesburg
A well-established leading comminution, separation and sorting technology provider to the mining and metallurgical plant operations, chemical and industrial industries, as well as pulp and paper industries, requires the above to maintain the maximum ...
6 days ago


Technical Sales Specialist - Screens
Johannesburg
A well-established leading comminution, separation and sorting technology provider to the mining and metallurgical plant operations, chemical and industrial industries, as well as pulp and paper industries, requires the above to direct the sales, sal...
6 days ago


Business Development Manager - Mining & Metallurgical
Johannesburg
A well-established leading comminution, separation and sorting technology provider to the mining and metallurgical plant operations, chemical and industrial industries, as well as pulp and paper industries requires the above to be responsible for new...
6 days ago


Finance Manager
Johannesburg
Our client in the FMCG is looking for an exceptional plant based Financial Manager to join and drive growth in the ever-growing organisation.
17 days ago


Maintenance Manager
Midrand
FMCG company based in Clayville, Midrand-JHB seeks a Maintenance Manager to Manage the maintenance function at a production plant and/or a specific area of responsibility
17 days ago


Engineering Lead
Johannesburg
The primary role of the Engineering Lead is to ensure engineering integrity of plant and equipment through effective work planning and control of planned, corrective and breakdown maintenance
23 days ago


 

Create a free job alert for                                

Plant Engineer(Manufacturing) in Johannesburg

Enter your email address below
and we will email you similar jobs when they become available:

You can cancel at any time. We will not spam you. By giving us your email address your agree to our Terms and Conditions